As one of 12 full moons to admire every year august s moon was dubbed the sturgeon. Dust off those binoculars and keep your eyes on the skies as the eighth full moon of 2020 is fast approaching.
Aug 3 2020 08 54 pm cdt.
Sturgeon moon august 2020. See the sturgeon moon august 2020 and international space station. August s sturgeon moon to light up the night sky august s full moon the sturgeon moon will shine the brightest on monday evening and tuesday morning. Known as the grain moon in the uk august s full moon will be visible all night and hang low in the night sky according to forbes.
August s spectacular full moon known as the sturgeon moon will peak on monday 3rd august. Aug 3 2020 08 54 pm cdt updated. The next full moon will be midday on monday august 3 2020 appearing opposite the sun in earth based longitude at 11 59 am edt.
For best viewing try to get somewhere with a clear horizon elevated if possible and as isolated as you can from artificial light sources. Nasa welcomes the beautiful august sturgeon moon tonight a full moon tonight will light up the skies under the guise of the august sturgeon moon nasa has announced. The next full moon is the sturgeon moon the green corn moon the raksha bandhan moon nikini poya and the end of the esala perahera festival.